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William Walter BURTON

Regimental number53209
Place of birthParramatta New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
AddressMullumbimby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs E J Burton, Mullumbimby, New South Wales
Previous military service12th Infantry
Enlistment date28 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919

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